Life In East Bay

Berkley Development Sparks Protest At People’s Park

Just 2 days after UC Berkeley attempted to begin work on a contentious student housing project in People’s Park, a state appeals court issued a stay order delaying all construction and changes until October.  What Happened?  Protesters who had flocked to the park after officials from the University of California had put a fence around …

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30 Bike Turnouts Installed At Mt. Diablo State Park

While considerable progress was made a year ago in implementing $1.5 million in state funds to improve bicycle safety on the narrow roads around Mount Diablo, there is still work to be done. The Bike Turnouts The 3,849-foot-tall mountain in northern Contra Costa County is a favorite destination for bikers from the Bay Area. California …

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